Neuchatel, Switzerland


Life Sciences



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Be a part of a revolutionary change! At PMI we’re totally transforming our business, and building our future on smoke-free products with the power to improve the lives of a billion smokers worldwide. With huge change, comes huge opportunity. So, wherever you join us, you’ll enjoy the freedom to dream up and deliver better, brighter solutions and the space to move your career forward in endlessly different directions. Are you up for a 6-month challenge starting as of August/September 2021? Then apply now, we are looking for you! Project Management Intern - Life Sciences We are looking for the following skills/experiences: • Currently pursuing a degree in Business, Project Management, Life Sciences or a relevant area. • Aptitude and interest in communication, planning and coordination. • Team work attitude, problem-solving oriented, naturally curious. • Able to approach problems from multiple angles. • Highly motivated, independent and self-learner. • Good critical thinking and troubleshooting skills. • Excellent written and oral English skills. • Knowledge on project management, planning and team collaboration tools would be a plus. • Life-Science knowledge or experience would be a plus. Technical Skills: • Excellent skills on Microsoft Excel (ideally, familiarity with pivot tables, conditional formatting, VLOOKUP and other advanced functions – or willingness to learn) • Excellent skills on Microsoft PowerPoint (ability to quickly combine information from different sources into infographics) • Ideally some familiarity with one project management tool (JIRA, MS-Project, Service Now, Teamwork …) • Ideally an experience using team collaboration & communication tools such as MS Teams, skype etc. You will join the Project Management Office of the Life Sciences function on an exciting transformation and simplification of our project management processes. You will always be guided by highly experienced professionals and provided with relevant training on project management tools, which will make you feel comfortable in your assigned tasks and grow professionally as well as personally. As an intern, we count on you to achieve these following tasks: • Coordinate the tasks performed by senior project managers, supporting the preparation of all meetings and reports on Projects and activities. • Interact with scientists, product developers, and senior managers across departments to ensure a timely consolidation of different materials into slides and spreadsheets; distribute materials to meeting participants and gather their feedbacks. • Ultimately, Be the master planner of senior management meetings and project management reports. • Use MS Teams and other project management tools to coordinate your activities. • Be pro-active and always suggest ways to simplify processes, improve reports and meetings, and suggest other tasks that might add value to our team. Philip Morris International: Building a Smoke-Free Future Philip Morris International (PMI) is leading a transformation in the tobacco industry to create a smoke-free future and ultimately replace cigarettes with smoke-free products to the benefit of adults who would otherwise continue to smoke, society, the company and its shareholders. PMI is a leading international tobacco company engaged in the manufacture and sale of cigarettes, smoke-free products and associated electronic devices and accessories, and other nicotine-containing products in markets outside the U.S. PMI is building a future on a new category of smoke-free products that, while not risk-free, are a much better choice than continuing to smoke. Through multidisciplinary capabilities in product development, state-of-the-art facilities and scientific substantiation, PMI aims to ensure that its smoke-free products meet adult consumer preferences and rigorous regulatory requirements. PMI's smoke-free IQOS product portfolio includes heated tobacco and nicotine-containing vapor products. As of Dec. 31, 2018, PMI estimates that approximately 6.6 million adult smokers around the world have already stopped smoking and switched to PMI’s heated tobacco product, which is currently available for sale in 44 markets in key cities or nationwide under the IQOS brand. For more information, see our PMI and PMIScience websites. PMI is an Equal Opportunity Employer. A valid Swiss work permit or Swiss or EU-25/EFTA citizenship is required for this position.